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Carmella Fernandez, M.D.

Carmella Fernandez, M.D.

Carmella Fernandez, MD, MBA, comes to Seaside from an educational track at several prestigious institutions, earning honors and accolades along the way. Fernandez received a full athletic scholarship to the University of Illinois, competing on the women’s gymnastics team, serving as its captain in her junior year. Graduating from Illinois, where she was repeatedly named to the Dean’s List, Fernandez enter the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Rutgers University in Camden, NJ. While at Rutgers, she also earned her MBA. Having established her private practice, Dr. Fernandez looks forward to continuing her legacy of community volunteerism, actively participating in orthopaedic research projects, and adding to her compendium of publications.

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For more information on Dr. Fernandez’s private practice, visit www.carmellafernandezmd.com

Education & Training

  • University of Illinois
  • Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University – Doctor of Medicine
  • Rutgers University – Master’s Degree in Business Administration
  • Harvard-Massachusetts General/Lankenau Hospital – Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • LSU Health Sciences Center, Shreveport – Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Yale University – Fellowship in Hand and Micro Surgery
  • University of Pittsburgh – Fellowship in Upper Extremity Surgery

Professional Affiliations

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Candidate Member